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Traditional Southern-Style 3-Bedroom 1-Story Home with Massive 2-Car Garage (Floor Plan)


  • 2,487 Sq Ft
  • 3 Beds
  • 2.5 Baths
  • 1 Stories
  • 2 Cars

Grab a glass of sweet tea, y’all.

Today, we’re ambling down the path of southern charm and grandeur to tour a classic beauty of a home.

This isn’t your average cookie-cutter house.

Oh no, this is a Southern traditional house plan that says “Come on in, sit a spell and let’s catch up on the porch swing.”

Our house tour begins with a jaw-dropping 60′-wide front porch, that’s practically begging for rocking chairs, iced lemonade and long, lazy afternoons.

Above it, three dormer windows peek out like curious kids, ready to welcome sunshine, moonlight, and the occasional stargazer into the home. They have seen their fair share of lightning bugs, I tell you!

Taking a right turn, we land upon the massive 2-car garage. When I say massive, I don’t mean “Honey, can you help me park the car?” massive.

It’s more like “Honey, I’m setting up a woodworking shop in here and there’s STILL room for both cars” kind of massive. If you’re a packrat (let’s face it, who isn’t?), this additional storage space will be your new best friend.

As we step through the front door, we’re immediately embraced by an open living space that brings together the great room, dining area, and kitchen in an intimate dance.

It’s a room where the aroma of Sunday roasts and freshly baked cookies mix with laughter and whispered secrets.

And when it’s time to feast, the dining area flaunts ample room for the whole gang, even Uncle Bob who insists on bringing his homemade four-foot-tall Jenga set to every family gathering.

Fancy an alfresco dinner? Swing open the sliding doors and you’ll find a spacious back porch perfect for barbecuing, star-gazing, or just quietly enjoying the twilight with a good book. If you listen closely, you might even hear the crickets serenading you.

Now, let’s mosey on over to the primary bedroom, a secluded haven that promises tranquility after a long day.

With forward-facing views that would make even the most jaded city dweller swoon, waking up here will never be a chore.

The adjoining 4-fixture bathroom is larger than some apartments I’ve seen, complete with an oversized shower that screams luxury.

And can we talk about the walk-in closet? It’s the kind of closet that could host a small cocktail party, or house your ever-growing collection of hats and boots. The closet space alone would make even a fashionista weep with joy!

Finally, bedrooms 2 and 3 lie across the floor plan like twins separated at birth. Situated on the left side of the design, they share the hall bath in a harmonious sibling-like truce.

These rooms are perfect for kids, guests, or that home office you’ve been promising yourself.

This Southern traditional house plan is like a bowl of the finest gumbo – rich, satisfying, and leaves you wanting more.

It’s more than just a house; it’s a home that embodies the essence of southern comfort and hospitality. As we say down south, it’s so inviting that you’ll want to “sit a spell,” kick off your shoes and stay forever.

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